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Review: @AmbasaMandela’s Ona Sasa EP (by @lamusicjunkie)

Review: @AmbasaMandela’s Ona Sasa EP (by @lamusicjunkie)

Feel free to quote me on this : the most unforgettable albums are ones where artists pour their entire souls into it. They freely let you see their struggles, their demons, their beliefs, their lifelong mission – basically what goes on in their beautiful minds. […]

Six in the morning

Six in the morning

“Why are you looking at me like that?” That was the first thing on Wambui’s mind as she woke to find Otis, short for Otieno, staring at her. He stared deep into her eyes not knowing what he was looking for. A twinkle, a spark, an invitation to […]

#DearAbi This Is How A Heart is Broken

#DearAbi This Is How A Heart is Broken

Dear Abi, Hope you’ve been well and started the year on a positive note. I’ve struggled to pen this missive over the past few days, attributing that to either the complexity of the subject or the difficulty I currently face trying to write of late […]

Kenya’s Gangsta Story Retold #TEFBadassery

Kenya’s Gangsta Story Retold #TEFBadassery

The world is full of unbelievable gangsta stories from the likes of Al Capone, Frank Lucas, John Gotti and many more. These are men who’ve risen up the ranks in the world of crime and earned themselves notoriety across the globe. Stories of gangstas, both […]

Kenyan stories brought to life on stage #TooEarlyForBirds

Kenyan stories brought to life on stage #TooEarlyForBirds

Kenya’s history is filled with lots of stories of amazing individuals who left a mark, however little or big, on the course of the country. Most of these stories will not be told in history classes or mainstream media thus the creative community is stepping […]

I: Solitude

I: Solitude

We strive to devoid our lives of silence to avoid listening to our own thoughts ignorant to the fact that one can never be at peace without peace within. It is written “Blessed are those who do not fear solitude, who are not afraid of […]

Only the Sun

Only the Sun

  Only the sun sees the tears trapped behind her eyes reads the emotions in her voice knows the story told in between the smiles and laughter.   You will never see her break assume that she is strong place all your burdens on her […]

Taking Stock: 10 Things I’m looking forward to in 2018

Taking Stock: 10 Things I’m looking forward to in 2018

Over the past few years, the first of January has always been just another day for me. The last year was one of the “longest” I’ve experienced but it came with lots of lessons that set me up better for this year. For once in […]

What chances do African teams have at #Russia2018? by @anj_116_

What chances do African teams have at #Russia2018? by @anj_116_

December 1st was a great day for 32 nations that had qualified for the 2018 World Cup. Among the 32 Nations five of those nations came from our motherland Africa. These five nations carry the pride of one of the only few continents never to […]

Music from the heart

Music from the heart

What would you do, if given the choice between constant beautiful music in your ears or the melodic sound of your heart beat? How do you know you’re alive? Is it the rhythm of your heart, that sound you’ve heard since you came on to […]